Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., along with “The Steve Harvey Morning Show” will collaborate to provide families with holiday cheer this season. Entercom station 96.3 The Block (WFBC-HD2) will participate in “The Annual Steve Harvey Morning Show Turkey Giveaway” to deliver Thanksgiving meals to over 300 families in need.
“We consider it an honor and a privilege to help those who are less fortunate during the holiday season,” said Steve Harvey during a recent broadcast. “On behalf of the entire “Steve Harvey Morning Show,” Happy Thanksgiving and God bless you all.”
“The holiday season is all about giving back to those in need,” said Steve Sinicropi, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom. “We are thankful for the generosity and goodwill of our local communities to help needy families celebrate the holidays.”
Program details below:
• Single-parent families can register to participate at 963theblock.radio.com until November 20
• Families selected will be contacted by one of three participating community centers for pickup information by November 22
• Listeners can drop off canned goods and non-perishable items at the station located at 25 Garlington Road in Greenville, SC weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. until November 22
• The Block will broadcast live from participating community centers on November 25-27
• Additional sponsors include Healthy Blue, The Reedy River Water Quality Group and Pepsi Cares
Ingles Markets will donate 200 of the turkeys to be distributed by The Block, along with sides, which will help provide over 300 Thanksgiving dinners. Additional sponsors include Healthy Blue, The Reedy River Water Quality Group and Pepsi Cares.
"The Annual Steve Harvey Morning Show Turkey Giveaway,” has donated close to 80,000 turkeys nationwide since its inaugural event in 2009.
96.3 The Block is a RADIO.COM station. RADIO.COM, the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States and the leader in local sports coverage, currently has over 500 stations and thousands of podcasts, with more added continuously on its rapidly growing platform. RADIO.COM is a part of Entercom.
About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 170 million people each month through its premier collection of highly rated, award winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at www.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).